Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 28 25
Rank change year-on-year -22 -3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 4210 5019 6513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 5.60% 6.71% 7.31%
As % of the General category 10.31% 12.81% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3390 4344 4809
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 40822 39177 49518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 54.31% 52.34% 55.57%
Number of salaries quoted 28726 33458 41159
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in London

Retail
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in London.

Salary trend for Retail in London

Retail
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in London

Retail
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -22 681 £60,000 -4.00% 72
West London +5 244 £55,000 - 25
South London -42 65 £55,000 +15.79% 13
East London +21 50 £42,500 -1.55% 23
North London -10 39 £52,500 +61.54% 9
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Retail.

1 1722 (40.90%) Agile Software Development
2 1138 (27.03%) Finance
3 1105 (26.25%) E-Commerce
4 736 (17.48%) JavaScript
5 733 (17.41%) Java
6 670 (15.91%) Scrum
7 661 (15.70%) SQL
8 642 (15.25%) Degree
9 551 (13.09%) HTML
10 511 (12.14%) CSS
11 508 (12.07%) TDD
12 477 (11.33%) Marketing
13 454 (10.78%) Project Management
14 436 (10.36%) User Experience
15 433 (10.29%) Banking
16 414 (9.83%) Microsoft
17 413 (9.81%) Analytics
18 389 (9.24%) SQL Server
19 387 (9.19%) Oracle
20 386 (9.17%) SAP
21 372 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
22 364 (8.65%) Python
23 361 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
24 360 (8.55%) C#
25 344 (8.17%) Stakeholder Management
26 341 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
27 337 (8.00%) QA
28 336 (7.98%) .NET
29 335 (7.96%) BDD
30 331 (7.86%) Software Engineering

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 151 (3.59%) CMS
2 131 (3.11%) WebSphere
3 101 (2.40%) Apache
3 101 (2.40%) SAS
4 95 (2.26%) Confluence
5 88 (2.09%) Apache Spark
6 59 (1.40%) Tomcat
7 51 (1.21%) Drupal
8 46 (1.09%) SharePoint
9 41 (0.97%) OpenStack
10 37 (0.88%) WordPress
11 32 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
11 32 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 23 (0.55%) Apache Solr
12 23 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
13 22 (0.52%) nginx
14 21 (0.50%) Apache Pig
15 20 (0.48%) JBoss
15 20 (0.48%) MS Exchange
16 18 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 139 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 103 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
3 58 (1.38%) Photoshop
4 55 (1.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 52 (1.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 42 (1.00%) InVision
7 35 (0.83%) SPSS
8 32 (0.76%) MS Visio
9 18 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 17 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
11 11 (0.26%) InDesign
11 11 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
12 7 (0.17%) Camtasia
13 5 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
13 5 (0.12%) Mathematica
14 4 (0.095%) Adobe After Effects
14 4 (0.095%) Chatbot
15 3 (0.071%) UXPin
16 2 (0.048%) Fireworks
17 1 (0.024%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 103 (2.45%) Dynamics AX
2 86 (2.04%) Magento
3 73 (1.73%) SAP Retail
4 63 (1.50%) SAP Hybris
5 60 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 56 (1.33%) SAP S/4HANA
7 53 (1.26%) Oracle Retail
8 52 (1.24%) SAP CAR
9 50 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
10 36 (0.86%) NetSuite
11 34 (0.81%) SAP SD
12 27 (0.64%) SAP POS DM
13 25 (0.59%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
14 24 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
15 21 (0.50%) SAP SCM
16 16 (0.38%) SAP PP
17 15 (0.36%) SAP Business One
17 15 (0.36%) SAP CO
17 15 (0.36%) SAP FI
17 15 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 361 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 256 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 138 (3.28%) SaaS
4 97 (2.30%) Office 365
5 75 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
6 61 (1.45%) GitHub
7 50 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
8 49 (1.16%) Google Analytics
9 47 (1.12%) PaaS
10 42 (1.00%) npm
11 40 (0.95%) IaaS
12 24 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
13 21 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
14 19 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
15 16 (0.38%) AdWords
16 15 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 14 (0.33%) Slack
18 13 (0.31%) Boomi
19 12 (0.29%) G Suite
19 12 (0.29%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 81 (1.92%) Internet
2 52 (1.24%) HTTP
3 45 (1.07%) LAN
4 43 (1.02%) DNS
5 40 (0.95%) ATM
6 38 (0.90%) Firewall
6 38 (0.90%) WAN
7 32 (0.76%) VPN
8 29 (0.69%) Network Security
9 28 (0.67%) DHCP
10 27 (0.64%) TCP/IP
11 21 (0.50%) Wireless
12 18 (0.43%) FTP
13 16 (0.38%) SAN
13 16 (0.38%) VoIP
14 13 (0.31%) HTTPS
14 13 (0.31%) RFID
14 13 (0.31%) Skype
15 12 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
16 11 (0.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 389 (9.24%) SQL Server
2 262 (6.22%) Big Data
3 148 (3.52%) Hadoop
4 144 (3.42%) Relational Database
5 142 (3.37%) MySQL
6 124 (2.95%) NoSQL
7 120 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 119 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
9 109 (2.59%) MongoDB
10 88 (2.09%) RDBMS
11 83 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 63 (1.50%) Power BI
13 58 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 57 (1.35%) Apache Hive
15 53 (1.26%) QlikView
16 51 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
17 49 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
17 49 (1.16%) SAP HANA
18 48 (1.14%) Redis
19 42 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 251 (5.96%) Git (software)
2 207 (4.92%) JIRA
3 198 (4.70%) Jenkins
4 132 (3.14%) Selenium
5 98 (2.33%) gulp
6 82 (1.95%) Cucumber
7 78 (1.85%) JUnit
8 70 (1.66%) webpack
9 65 (1.54%) Maven
10 64 (1.52%) Jasmine
11 58 (1.38%) WebDriver
12 57 (1.35%) Subversion
13 52 (1.24%) Gradle
13 52 (1.24%) Grunt
14 46 (1.09%) NUnit
15 42 (1.00%) Mocha
16 37 (0.88%) Visual Studio
17 36 (0.86%) Rhino Mocks
17 36 (0.86%) TeamCity
18 32 (0.76%) Mockito
General
1 1138 (27.03%) Finance
2 477 (11.33%) Marketing
3 433 (10.29%) Banking
4 252 (5.99%) Telecoms
5 189 (4.49%) Manufacturing
6 124 (2.95%) Automotive
7 111 (2.64%) Advertising
8 92 (2.19%) Games
9 79 (1.88%) Legal
10 66 (1.57%) Investment Banking
11 54 (1.28%) Financial Institution
11 54 (1.28%) Law
12 42 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 41 (0.97%) Online Betting
14 38 (0.90%) German Language
15 33 (0.78%) Back Office
16 31 (0.74%) Front Office
17 30 (0.71%) Publishing
18 29 (0.69%) Electronics
19 23 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 955 (22.68%) Developer
2 608 (14.44%) Analyst
3 348 (8.27%) Architect
4 347 (8.24%) Consultant
5 306 (7.27%) Business Analyst
6 305 (7.24%) Project Manager
7 247 (5.87%) Java Developer
8 144 (3.42%) SAP Consultant
9 143 (3.40%) .NET Developer
10 138 (3.28%) Senior Developer
11 135 (3.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 133 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
13 117 (2.78%) Senior Manager
14 115 (2.73%) Software Engineer
15 113 (2.68%) IT Manager
16 111 (2.64%) Designer
17 101 (2.40%) E-Commerce Developer
18 100 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
19 98 (2.33%) C# Developer
20 81 (1.92%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 551 (13.09%) HTML
2 511 (12.14%) CSS
3 336 (7.98%) .NET
4 294 (6.98%) AngularJS
5 276 (6.56%) Node.js
6 246 (5.84%) HTML5
7 195 (4.63%) React
8 194 (4.61%) REST
9 178 (4.23%) jQuery
9 178 (4.23%) Web Services
10 173 (4.11%) Spring
11 164 (3.90%) XML
12 162 (3.85%) RESTful
13 149 (3.54%) Sass
14 145 (3.44%) ASP.NET
14 145 (3.44%) CSS3
15 112 (2.66%) JSON
16 111 (2.64%) J2EE
17 100 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
18 91 (2.16%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 436 (10.36%) User Experience
2 372 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
3 235 (5.58%) Computer Science
4 190 (4.51%) Greenfield Project
5 158 (3.75%) Mobile App
6 129 (3.06%) FMCG
7 125 (2.97%) iPad
8 98 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
9 97 (2.30%) Management Information System
10 91 (2.16%) EPoS
11 80 (1.90%) Life Science
12 70 (1.66%) Algorithms
13 49 (1.16%) Fintech
14 45 (1.07%) Data Structures
14 45 (1.07%) PMI
15 44 (1.05%) Equities
16 40 (0.95%) Fixed Income
17 39 (0.93%) Data Centre
18 38 (0.90%) Social Media
19 37 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 285 (6.77%) Linux
2 192 (4.56%) Windows
3 162 (3.85%) Android
4 122 (2.90%) Apple iOS
5 94 (2.23%) Unix
6 61 (1.45%) Windows Server
7 54 (1.28%) Mac OS X
8 34 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (0.71%) Windows 7
10 25 (0.59%) Windows 10
11 16 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (0.19%) CentOS
13 8 (0.19%) Mac OS
13 8 (0.19%) Nucleus RTOS
13 8 (0.19%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.14%) VMS
14 6 (0.14%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.095%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1722 (40.90%) Agile Software Development
2 1105 (26.25%) E-Commerce
3 670 (15.91%) Scrum
4 508 (12.07%) TDD
5 454 (10.78%) Project Management
6 413 (9.81%) Analytics
7 344 (8.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 341 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
9 335 (7.96%) BDD
10 331 (7.86%) Software Engineering
11 327 (7.77%) DevOps
12 284 (6.75%) OO
13 280 (6.65%) CRM
14 266 (6.32%) Test Automation
15 263 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
16 239 (5.68%) Business Analysis
17 233 (5.53%) Mentoring
18 228 (5.42%) SDLC
19 222 (5.27%) MVC
20 216 (5.13%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 736 (17.48%) JavaScript
2 733 (17.41%) Java
3 661 (15.70%) SQL
4 364 (8.65%) Python
5 360 (8.55%) C#
6 188 (4.47%) PHP
7 124 (2.95%) Scala
7 124 (2.95%) T-SQL
8 100 (2.38%) Ruby
9 85 (2.02%) ES6
10 84 (2.00%) C++
11 73 (1.73%) R
12 55 (1.31%) C
13 52 (1.24%) Go
14 47 (1.12%) Groovy
15 45 (1.07%) Bash Shell
16 44 (1.05%) Shell Script
17 37 (0.88%) Apple Swift
18 36 (0.86%) Perl
18 36 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 642 (15.25%) Degree
2 102 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 64 (1.52%) Master's Degree
4 62 (1.47%) PMI Certification
5 41 (0.97%) ISEB
5 41 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 33 (0.78%) ISTQB
6 33 (0.78%) PMP
7 32 (0.76%) CISSP
8 27 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
10 24 (0.57%) CISM
11 18 (0.43%) CCNA
11 18 (0.43%) PhD
12 17 (0.40%) OCP
12 17 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
13 16 (0.38%) IIBA
14 15 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 14 (0.33%) CCIE
16 12 (0.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 337 (8.00%) QA
2 76 (1.81%) PCI DSS
3 72 (1.71%) PMO
4 60 (1.43%) SLA
5 56 (1.33%) Data Quality
6 53 (1.26%) GDPR
7 52 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (0.24%) COBIT
9 9 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.14%) MiFID
10 6 (0.14%) PSD2
11 5 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
12 4 (0.095%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.095%) Val IT
13 3 (0.071%) GAAP
13 3 (0.071%) ISO 14001
13 3 (0.071%) ISO 22301
13 3 (0.071%) P3O
13 3 (0.071%) TickIT
14 2 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 127 (3.02%) Docker
2 101 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 48 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (0.69%) Hyper-V
5 21 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (0.45%) HDFS
7 10 (0.24%) Apache Flume
8 9 (0.21%) vSphere
9 6 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (0.14%) VMware NSX
10 4 (0.095%) Terminal Server
10 4 (0.095%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.095%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.095%) XenApp
11 3 (0.071%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.071%) Xen
12 2 (0.048%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.048%) KVM
12 2 (0.048%) Shibboleth
13 1 (0.024%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 120 (2.85%) Puppet
2 91 (2.16%) Ansible
3 86 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
4 66 (1.57%) Kubernetes
5 42 (1.00%) Terraform
6 26 (0.62%) SCCM
7 19 (0.45%) Mesos
8 15 (0.36%) SCOM
9 12 (0.29%) Kibana
10 10 (0.24%) AirWatch
11 8 (0.19%) Jamf Pro
12 5 (0.12%) logstash
12 5 (0.12%) Oozie
12 5 (0.12%) Salt
12 5 (0.12%) vCenter Server
12 5 (0.12%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.095%) Docker Swarm
13 4 (0.095%) Failover Clustering
13 4 (0.095%) Microsoft Clustering
13 4 (0.095%) Rancher
Vendors
1 414 (9.83%) Microsoft
2 387 (9.19%) Oracle
3 386 (9.17%) SAP
4 172 (4.09%) Google
5 164 (3.90%) hybris
6 104 (2.47%) Tableau
7 100 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
8 87 (2.07%) VMware
9 81 (1.92%) Demandware
10 67 (1.59%) Adobe
10 67 (1.59%) IBM
11 62 (1.47%) ATG
12 45 (1.07%) Cognizant
13 40 (0.95%) Cisco
14 35 (0.83%) Informatica
15 31 (0.74%) Talend
15 31 (0.74%) Teradata
16 30 (0.71%) Apple
16 30 (0.71%) Sybase
17 29 (0.69%) JD Edwards